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GRE Verbal Practice Questions

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Build your Vocabulary with more than 1300+ free online practice questions/words

The GRE verbal reasoning section is most difficult and requires maximum preparation (Good vocabulary is key to success). The verbal test is scored on a scale of 130-170, in 1-point increments. GRE Verbal exam has questions on Reading Comprehension, Text Completion, Sentence Equivalence.

The test consists of 1300+ questions. You have to select right synonym.


  too tired
  be faithful; to endure
  send from one track to another lay aside evade discussion
  a manner of walking, stepping, or running

Use of abide in news...

"The Ministry of Defence made a decision, we have to abide by that decision, I don't need to parade to be able to stand up and say this is what I did and I hold my head up high, but we must abide by what the MoD want. ...

"We have to abide by the law." Calabria notes that the ruling should have no immediate effect on the Parsippany-Troy Hills school system as the money is slated to go to poorer school districts. "I wish some of the money would come to districts like ...

MYSORE: The state BJP government which is in celebration mode after the Centre's rejection of the Governor's report, should abide by the strictures set by the Centre, said Siddaramaiah, Leader of Opposition. Interacting with reporters here on Wednesday ...

Please respect and abide by the house rules: Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. by republican Location: Austin on May ...

Toughest GRE Words

Below are some words (from our collection of 1300+ words) which were answered wrong by most users..
  • quibble : try to avoid by sophistication
  • arrant : in the highest degree
  • recreancy : cowardly
  • foment : put something warm (to lessen the pain)
  • lucubrate : write in scholarly fashion

How Important is Verbal GRE?
Lot of international students ask... : I have a good score in TOEFL and ..if GRE Verbal really important? The short answer is YES. Again to improve vocabulary learn words/synonyms and their usage. Practice as much as you can. Reading quality text is very important(swallowing vocab words may not help a lot).

GRE word list will help in GRE Sentence Equivalence and Text Completion questions. These type of questions are added from Aug 2011 GRE Test. We belive GRE sample questions with word usage will help you to score more!

Good Luck with your 2014 GRE exams!
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